Pratt & Whitney opens its 2nd MRO center in China

Pratt & Whitney has opened its second PW1100G geared turbofan MRO center in China, with MTU Maintenance Zhuhai joining P&W’s global network of MRO providers. MTU Maintenance Zhuhai — a joint venture between China Southern Airlines and German engine specialist MTU — will also be Asia’s fifth PW1100G MRO center, after Ameco in China, EagleRead More

Boeing and Arizona University conduct tests on airplanes to enhance passenger well being

Boeing and University of Arizona conducted a test recently as a part of Boeing’s Confident Travel Initiative (CTI) to support customers and enhance the safety and well-being of passengers and crews during the COVID-19 pandemic. This one-of-a-kind test was done on an unoccupied Boeing airplane against a live virus called MS2 over the summer. TheRead More

EngineStands24, Magnetic MRO enter wide-bodies market with purchase of PW4000-94 engine stands for B747 & B767 aircraft

EngineStands24, a subsidiary of a global provider of Total Technical Care for aircraft operators and lessors, Magnetic MRO, has announced the entering of wide-bodies market with the recent purchase of PW4000-94 engine stands for B747 and B767 aircraft, manufactured in USA by the AGSE, as well as Trent 700 engine stands for A330, manufactured inRead More

FL Technics to support Wizz Air Abu Dhabi with CAM services

FL Technics, a provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services, and part of Avia Solutions Group has signed a long-term contract to support international low-cost carrier Wizz Air Abu Dhabi with complete Continuing Airworthiness Management (CAM) services. “FL Technics is extremely glad to become a trusted partner of Wizz Abu Dhabi with suchRead More

Heston MRO adds new engines services

Heston MRO, the largest independent MRO organization in Australasia, added Engines On Wing capabilities to its range of services. As part of CASA Part 145 approval, the company introduced engines Borescope Inspections, Bore blending, together with Components inventory check, QEC/ LRU replacement, End of Lease inspections, Engine preservation, and Technical Consultancy. The newly acquired capabilitiesRead More

Magnetic Leasing signs agreement with GlobalX for its first Airbus A321 passenger aircraft

Magnetic Leasing, an international aviation asset management company, has signed a letter of intent with Global Crossing Airlines, also known as GlobalX, for one Airbus A321 aircraft lease. The aircraft is expected to be delivered in December, 2020. The aircraft has been built in 2005 and was previously operated by a major government owned AsianRead More

AMMROC to deliver its first C-130 aircraft from new MRO facility in Al Ain

AMMROC, the leading provider of military maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services in the region recently announced the delivery of the first C-130 aircraft from its new state-of-the -art MRO depot in Al Ain. The company is set to deliver nose-to-tail advanced MRO services, and holds the capability to modify and upgrade multiple aircraft types.Read More

Joramco successfully completes base maintenance of Ryanair’s Beoing 737 fleet

Irish eyes are smiling on Joramco, the Jordanian MRO and the engineering arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) which kicked off the industry re-start with a new agreement from Europe’s largest low-cost carrier, Ryanair. Joramco has just successfully completed its first-time base maintenance task with the airline. The agreement covered Joramco’s performance of heavy checksRead More

BOC Aviation signs Magnetic MRO as their CAMO service provider

Magnetic MRO, has signed a Continuing Airworthiness Management contract with BOC Aviation (Ireland) Limited, one of the world’s leading aircraft leasing service provider. Since the agreement has been signed, the Lessor has already delivered B737NG aircraft to Magnetic MRO’s hangars in Tallinn, Estonia. Since the start of the global pandemic in the Q1 this year,Read More

Western Aircraft installs first Speed Cowl on Pilatus PC-12

Western Aircraft has installed its first Speed Cowl on a Pilatus PC-12 that the Boise, Idaho-based MRO provider said improves the performance of the single-engine turboprop. Developed by Edmo Distributors, which also holds the STC, the non-invasive modification increases ram air recovery to the aircraft’s Pratt & Whitney PT6-67 engine. Compared with the standard cowl,Read More